Manic Street Preachers-Roses in the Hospital 

Intro
    C6/9
e-|-10----|-----|-----|-----|
B-|-10----|-{-}-|-{-}-|-{-}-|
G-|--9----|-{-}-|-{-}-|-{-}-|
D-|-10----|-----|-----|-----|

Riff A
 The main riff in this song is played by guitar #1 using an Auto-Wah effect
   Bb5                   C5                   Eb
B-|---------------------|---------------------|------------8---8------|
G-|--3-/5-5--3---3-x-x--|--5-/7-7--5---5-x-x--|--8-/10-10--8---8-x-x--|
D-|:-3-/5-5--3-3-3-x-x-:|:-5-/7-7--5-5-5-x-x-:|:-8-/10-10--8-8-8-x-x-:|
A-|--1-/3-3--1---1-x-x--|--3-/5-5--3---3-x-x--|--6--/8--8--6---6-x-x--|
E-|----------------x-x--|------------------x--|--------------------x--|

   Bb5
B-|-------------------|-------------------|
G-|-3-/5-5--3---3-x-x-|-3-/5-5--3-x-3-----|
D-|-3-/5-5--3-3-3-x-x-|-3-/5-5--3-3-3-----|
A-|-1-/3-3--1---1-x-x-|-1-/3-3--1-x-1-3-1-|
E-|---------------x-x-|-------------------|

Verse 1
(riff A)
 Bb
 Roses in the hospital
                   C
 Try to pull my fingernails out
 Eb
 Roses in the hospital
                    Bb
 I want to cling to something soft
 
(riff A)
 Bb
 Roses in the hospital
                    C
 Progressing like a constant war
 Eb
 Roses in the hospital
                        Bb
 There's no-one to feel ashamed for

Chorus
Riff B
  Riff B is played by guitar #1 throughout the chorus while guitar #2 plays
chords underneath
  Bb       Gm            C           Eb            Bb
B---------|-------------|-----------|-------------|----------------|-
G---15-14-|-12--\5--/7--|-9--\7--\5-|-8--/10--/12-|-\7--\5---15-14-|-
D---------|-------------|-----------|-------------|----------------|-
A---13-12-|-10--\3--/5--|-7--\5--\3-|-6---/8--/10-|-\5--\3---13-12-|-
E---------|-------------|-----------|-------------|----------------|-
  Gm           C           Eb            F               Eb  (let ring)
B-------------|-----------|-------------|---------------|--------|-------|
G--12--\5--/7-|-9--\7--\5-|-8--/10--/12-|-/14--/15--/17-|-\8-----|-------|
D-------------|-----------|-------------|---------------|--------|-------|
A--10--\3--/5-|-7--\5--\3-|-6---/8--/10-|-/12--/13--/15-|-\6-----|-------|
E-------------|-----------|-------------|---------------|--------|-------|

        Gm           C
 All we wanted was a home
               Eb                     Bb
 Now we're are so strung out we wanna own
        Gm                 C
 Like a leaf in the autumn breeze
        Eb           F
 Like a flood in January
 Eb
 We don't want your fucking love

Verse 2: Repeat Verse 1

Chorus: Repeat Chorus

Solo   
  w/flanger played by guitar #1 while guitar #2 plays the chords

   Bb                 Dm       F                  Eb
e-|------------------|--------|------------------|----------------|
B-|------------------|--------|---------------15-|----------------|
G-|-/15~~-bu-(17)-rb-|-14~~---|-ho-15-bu-(17)----|-(17)-rb-15-----|
D-|------------------|--------|------------------|-------------16-|
A-|------------------|--------|------------------|----------------|
E-|------------------|--------|------------------|----------------|

   Eb
e-|-----------------------------|--------------------------|
B-|-15-----------15-------------|-15-----------15----------|
G-|----17-15--------17-15----16-|----17-15--------17-15----|
D-|----------16-----------16----|----------16-----------16-|
A-|-----------------------------|--------------------------|
E-|-----------------------------|--------------------------|

   Bb
e-|----------------------------------------------------|
B-|----------------------------------------------------|
G-|----------------------------------------------------|
D-|-16-bu-(18)-rb-\15--15-ho-16-po-15-\13-15--13-12----|
A-|-------------------------------------------------15-|
E-|----------------------------------------------------|
   
e-|------------------------------------------------------|
B-|------------------------------------------------------|
G-|------------------------------------------------------|
D-|------------15----------------------------------------|
A-|-15-bu-(17)----rb-15-po-13----13-ho-15-po-13----------|
E-|---------------------------15----------------15-po-13-|
   
e-|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B-|-----------------------------------------------------------13-|
G-|--------------------------------------12-bu-(14)-rb-----------|
D-|-----------------------------12----12---------------15-12-----|
A-|----------13----13-ho-15-15-----15----------------------------|
E-|-13-ho-15----15-----------------------------------------------|

   Dm                 F  
e-|------------------|----------------------15-bu-(16)-rb----------------|
B-|------------------|-------------------------------------15-bu-(17)-rb-|
G-|-12-bu-(14)-rb----|-12-ho-14-/15-bu-(17)------------------------------|
D-|---------------15-|---------------------------------------------------|
A-|------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
E-|------------------|---------------------------------------------------|

   Eb
e-|-----------------------|------------------------------------------|
B-|-----------------------|-15----------19-17-15---------------------|
G-|-15-bu-(17)-rb-12---16-|----17-15--------------15--17-po-15-ho-17-|
D-|-----------------------|----------16------------------------------|
A-|-----------------------|------------------------------------------|
E-|-----------------------|------------------------------------------|

                                    Bb
e-|-17-bu-(18)-rb-bu-(18)-rb-18-17-|--------|---------|
B-|--------------------------------|-18~~---|---------|
G-|--------------------------------|--------|-12~~~---|
D-|--------------------------------|--------|---------|
A-|--------------------------------|--------|---------|
E-|--------------------------------|--------|---------|


Mid Section

  Roses in the .....ect
 |  {-}  | x16

Outro
  Forever ever               Forever ever
   Bb                         C
e-|---------------|----------|-----------|-------------|
B-|-13-bu-(15)~~~-|-(15)--rb-|16-bu-(18)-|-rb-16-------|
G-|---------------|----------|-----------|-------19-17-|
D-|---------------|----------|-----------|-------------|
A-|---------------|----------|-----------|-------------|

  Forever
   Eb                        Bb
e-|--18-bu-(20)---------------|---------------18------------18-|
B-|-------------18-bu-(20)-rb-|-16-18-bu-(20)----18-bu-(20)----|
G-|:-------------------------:|--------------------------------|
D-|---------------------------|--------------------------------|
A-|---------------------------|--------------------------------|
 
e-|-------------18-------------|
B-|-18-bu-(20)-----18-bu-(20)--|
G-|----------------------------|
D-|----------------------------|
A-|----------------------------|

  Forever ever
   (2nd time play C)   
e-|-------------------------|-------------------|
B-|-------------------------|-------------------|
G-|:-17-bu-(18)-rb-15----15-|-17-bu-(18)-rb-15-:|
D-|-------------------17----|-------------------|
A-|-------------------------|-------------------|

  Forever                       Forever
   Eb
e-|------------18------------18-|------------14------------14-|
B-|-18-bu-(20)----18-bu-(20)----|-14-bu-(16)----14-bu-(16)----|
G-|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
D-|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
A-|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|

    Bb 
e-|-------------18------------18--|
B-|--18-bu-(20)----18-bu-(20)-----|
G-|:-----------------------------:|
D-|-------------------------------|
A-|-------------------------------|

  Forever ever
   (2nd time play C)
e-|-------------20-bu-(21)-18-ho-20-po-18-ho-20----20-bu-(21)-rb-18--|
B-|--18-bu-(20)---------------------------------18-------------------|
G-|:----------------------------------------------------------------:|
D-|------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-|------------------------------------------------------------------|

  Forever
   Eb                         Bb
e-|--20-bu-(22)-rb-18----18--|----18----18----18----18--|
B-|-------------------20-----|-18----18----18----18-----|
G-|:------------------------:|:------------------------:|
D-|--------------------------|--------------------------|
A-|--------------------------|--------------------------|

 Ad-lib fills and fade
 Chords continue to play  Bb  C  Eb  Bb  simile